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August 22, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page

Ex-Trump campaign chairman convicted

Manafort guilty of 8 charges

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Pets in Need plans food drive

To celebrate National Dog Day, observed on Aug. 26, Pets in Need volunteers will hold a food drive... More...

Workshops to discuss sheep, goat raising

Three workshops on raising sheep or goats will be offered in September and October.  The... More...


A Bedford woman and a Broad Top man were cited for harassment following an Aug. 18... More...


Hawaiians stock up as hurricane aims at islands

HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii residents rushed to grocery stores Tuesday to stock up on bottled... More...

Former Nazi, 95, deported

BERLIN (AP) — A 95- year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard who lived quietly in New... More...

Venezuela rattled by quake

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — A powerful earthquake shook Venezuela’s northeastern coast on... More...

Local Sports

2018 Bedford Gazette Softball All-Stars

It was another strong season of local softball this past spring, and the 2018 Bedford Gazette... More...

Claysburg-Kimmel earns District 6-A Championship

Claysburg-Kimmel won the District 6-A Championship and was a state semifinalist this... More...

Everett captures Sideling Hill League crown

Everett won the Sideling Hill League title and was a District 5-8-9 Subregional finalist this... More...

Boro paving plans rained out

The borough’s hopes of getting its street paving done this year have been washed away due to... More...

School board balks at hiring ex-DA’s wife

The Bedford Area school board on Tuesday voted not to hire the former principal of... More...

Chestnut Ridge board approves hirings

FISHERTOWN— The Chestnut Ridge School District held a special board meeting Tuesday before... More...

Top of th' Morning

Parts of Bedford County were under a tornado warning midafternoon... More...


Louis F. Toke - 2018-11-16
James T. Kalfas - 2018-11-14
Donald Jay Watkins - 2018-11-14
Carl Eugene Deremer - 2018-11-14
Joseph M. Seifert - 2018-11-14
Thelma Louise Hale - 2018-11-14
Laren Henry Rudisill - 2018-11-13
Margaret Irene Snyder - 2018-11-13
Mary Elizabeth Growden - 2018-11-12
Doris V. Shippey - 2018-11-12
Alma R. Mickey - 2018-11-12
Vera C. Gardner - 2018-11-10
Gary J. Grabill - 2018-11-10
Robert (Bob) E. Gordon - 2018-11-09
Margaret Parks - 2018-11-08
Betty Marie Fleegle - 2018-11-07
John H. Keller - 2018-11-07
Julia C. May - 2018-11-07
Betty J. Hasting - 2018-11-06
Walter Thomas Jones - 2018-11-06
Vicky Lynn Smith - 2018-11-06
Ralph J. Bogel - 2018-11-05
Cindy Lou Straley - 2018-11-05
Wilhelmina L. Thompson - 2018-11-05
Allegra F. Morral - 2018-11-03
Mary Magdalene Bussard - 2018-11-03
Daniel Joseph Hyatt - 2018-11-02
Samuel H. Ray - 2018-11-02
Lucille Lucko - 2018-11-01
Myra W. Ritchey - 2018-11-01
Memorial Service - 2018-11-01
Josephine G. Adolphson - 2018-10-31
Robert W. Bechtel - 2018-10-30
Harry W. Foster - 2018-10-30
George Benner Moyle II - 2018-10-29
Obit correction - 2018-10-29

Regional Classifieds
  • 572 Bid Notice Coalmont Borough Council is accepting bids for snowplowing and ashing responsibilities. Less than one mile of streets. Bids will be accepted until Wednesday, December 5 at 6 p.m. Council reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids.
  • 571 The 2019 Proposed Budgets for Saxton Borough are available for review at the Saxton Borough Office. Office hours are Monday thru Friday from 8 am to 4 pm. The office is located at 707 9th Street.
  • Local contracting company looking for lead carpenters with experience in framing, finish work, roofing, and blueprints. 5 years experience and good work ethics required. Competitive wages. Steady work. Call 814-652-6294
  • DS ELECTRICAL Light Commercial & Residential Services DAVID W STIGERS III Certified Electrician Fully Insured **Free Estimates** (814) 285-8073 PA #125152
  • Part Time Delivery Driver, and Needed - Home every night. Must have Class A CDL with Tanker. I year Experience. Full heath benefits. Paid holidays. Safety and Christmas Bonuses. Retirement. Wages discussed at time of interview. Interested candidates please call: Tri-County Bulk Milk Haulers, Inc 814-652-5742
  • CopperShine Auto Detailing Beautifying the Bedford Area, One Vehicle at a Time INTERIOR & EXTERIOR DETAILING Affordable pricing! Now Accepts Credit Cards Call Mark at 814.623.0602 8537 US Route 220, BEDFORD www.coppershineauto.com
  • 1 Bedroom Efficiency Apartment- Main St., Manns Choice. $350/month. Pets additional. Small Farmhouse- 3 bedrooms, appliances. $700/month. No smoking/pets. 814-623-8696
  • McCOY'S ORCHARD Apples: Jonagold, Stayman Winesap, McIntosh, Cortland, Red and Golden Delicious Fresh Cider Homemade Apple Butter & Local Honey Monday- Friday: 9am-5pm Saturday: 9am-4pm Fishertown, Rte. 56 839-4612 or 839-4141
  • HOG FARM HIRING 488 Jay Rd., Clearville Full time and day shift, benefits available. Apply in person or call 814-784-3500, leave message.


Wisconsin flooding kills man, forces evacuations

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Searchers on Tuesday recovered the body of a man who was wrenched away... More...

PennDOT updates 12-year plan

PHILADELPHIA — The State Transportation Commission has updated the 12-Year Transportation... More...

Pa. priest faces charges as sex abuse fallout grow

HARRISBURG (AP) — A Roman Catholic priest was charged on Tuesday with groping a 17-year-old... More...


Firing agent right move

Guest editorial

One year ago Robert Mueller kicked FBI agent Peter Strzok off his investigation into Russian... More...

Old Photo Album

Bertha Louise Barefoot is celebrating her 79th... More...

Democratic socialism

Heading into the midterms, it's a good idea to take stock of what you really want and don't want... More...

State/National Sports

Big timely hits lead Braves past Pirates, 6-1

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Dansby Swanson had two homers and four RBIs, Kevin Gausman breezed through... More...

Slumping Nationals trade Murphy and Adams

WASHINGTON (AP) — Essentially throwing in the towel on a disappointing season, the Washington... More...

Vera stays hot, pitches Curve past Rumble Ponies

BINGHAMTON,... More...